radio

  1. M

    Not sure where to ask -HELP - Electrical Issues with 2005 mustang, was headlights and now wipers also random radio coming on without keys

    We got it for my daughter in Feb and instantly spent $1500 on fixing wiring. The headlights do not work on high if they are turned on. Low beams work but when you click to turn high they go off completely. After $1500 that still doesn't work correctly but enough to get by.... The wipers went...
  2. R

    1966 Coupe Radio Wiring

    I have a USA-740 modern radio that I’m wanting to install. The power cords for the radio are: -A red one that needs power only when the vehicle is running -A yellow that needs a slow trickle of power constantly even when the car is not running -And a ground I found a black cable with a...
  3. A

    1999 V6 Radio Won't Work

    I was replacing my radio, I ended up blowing a few fuses most likely because I didn't take off the ground. I replaced the fuses, including the ones under the dash and the power distribution box, to no avail. The old radio that was installed won't work now either and I have no idea why. Any...
  4. S

    Upgrading my radio, Looking for Ideas/Help

    Hello everyone, I'm new here, so this is my first post. Basically I purchased a 1981 Mustang that is decently tricked out. The radio is well ready to be upgraded or replaced though. Currently it's running an aftermarket radio that is pretty run down and used. It's only hooked up to two speakers...
  5. T

    2002 mustang v6 wont turn over need help !

    for some strange reason my mustang refuses to turn over while i have an aftermarket radio connected. i disconnect aftermarket radio and it turns over just fine but while it is connected it refuses to turn over. the only way the radio works is if i turn on the car and then connect the radio. I...
  6. paddyrk

    Electrical 1991 LX 5.0, radio wiring help, ECU swap

    Hi, I am new to the forum and recently did a 347 swap into my '91 fox, and when doing so, I replaced the ECU with a Holley Hp EFI system. I have the car running and driving, but the radio does not turn on. I believe the radio got its power from the old ECU through its system of big red wires...
  7. K

    Bizarre Electrical Issue With 97 3.8 V6 Marker Lights/headlights, Switch & Radio

    So it started when I plugged a usb charger into my aftermarket deck in my car... I heard a weird whirring noise accompanied by a loss of my back light illumination and audio output to my deck. Basically rendering it useless. I tore into it and checked the deck directly with the battery & it...
  8. H

    84 Mustang With Odd Electrical Issue

    I have a 84 mustang with a stroker motor. Over the last week I noticed my radio would blackout when I either slowly rev or rapidly. It will come on within 15 seconds, but will blackout each time I accelerate. Don't matter if in gear or parked. My battery has 12.6v prior to starting and 16.5v at...
  9. F

    Newbie, Need Help With Fuses.

    So, I got this 06 mustang from an insurance company and got it fixed up, anyhow. The guy before me had left the amp and sub connections in the the car laying in the trunk, but he had left a power wire back there too that he left open and didnt put tape on. So you know, it touched the amp wire...
  10. T

    Help! Radio And Wiper Blades Not Working After Engine Swap

    I just put a new engine in my car (03) my car is a 2002. The radio was working right before we pulled the engine as I was messing around with it before. I'm thinking it's a ground but I don't know where to check. All fuses are good, none are blown. Apparently the radio and wiper blades are...
  11. FrankenStang88

    Electrical Aftermarket Radio

    Ok so i bought a nice double din kenwood deck to replace the gaping hole where my stock radio should have been but i ran into a problem. The radio functions great and works but it isnt installed or bolted in correctly, actually its not bolted in at all it just sits in the hole. The back of the...
  12. newedgejay

    Electrical Mach Sound System.. Can You Buy It?

    I have a stock 2000 V6 5spd that I acquired less than a week ago. And when I say stock, I mean the only things done to the car that are truly aftermarket are rims, window tint, and a Sony radio. No leather seats.. no lumbar support.. no fog lights.. no Mach 460 sound system like what is in my 99...
  13. Mustang5L5

    1993 Premium sound stereo into 87-92 Mustang : Install thread

    No real questions here, just a thread to document what i've learned in this little project of mine. There is very little info on the net regarding this, i mostly had to peice info together that now seems very straightforward now from sources on the internet. I chose to install a 1993 OEM CD...